Statistical Inference for Multidimensional Inequality Indices

Ramses H. Abul Naga

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Abstract

We use the delta method to derive the large sample distribution of mul- tidimensional inequality indices. We also present a simple method for com- puting standard errors and obtain explicit formulas in the context of two families of indices
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBath, U. K.
PublisherDepartment of Economics, University of Bath
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameBath Economics Research Working Papers
No.2/09

Keywords

  • large sample distributions
  • standard errors
  • multidimensional inequality indices

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    Abul Naga, R. H. (2009). Statistical Inference for Multidimensional Inequality Indices. (Bath Economics Research Working Papers; No. 2/09). Department of Economics, University of Bath.